Steve Voshall, a local businessman and chairman of the Forsyth County Tea Party, announces his candidacy for state Senate, according to a news release.
“I was raised here in Georgia, I went to public schools here, got married here and I am raising a family here, said Voshall. “I am not a politician, I am a concerned citizen and businessman, who cares deeply about his children’s future and that of this great state.”
In the release, the 45-year-old points out that running for a public office is not something he wanted to do all his life, but with the economy caught in a perpetual stalemate and politicians doing nothing but kicking the can down the road, he decided that he had no choice but to run for state Senate.
Voshall said he is running to focus on Forsyth County and the state